Articles Tagged “Texas”

  • District Judge Rules on Schools Issue

    District Judge John Dietz ruled Monday that the way schools are funded in Texas does not meet the requirements of the Texas Constitution for an efficient and fair system that offers a “general diffusion of…

  • Huntsville Memorial Hospital Names New CEO

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital announced recently that its Board of Directors has appointed Shannon Brown as Chief Executive Officer. Currently Chief Financial Officer at Huntsville Memorial Hospital, Brown succeeds Sally Nelson who announced her retirement after…

  • Senator Cornyn Opposed to Hagel Nomination for Defense Secretary

    The nomination hearing for Senator Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense got underway in Washington Thursday. Our U-S Senator from Texas is opposed to his nomination. He spoke on the issue recently . . .…

  • 10 Country Classics That Missed No. 1

    10 Country Classics That Missed No. 1

    Although they are considered classics now, many of country’s most beloved songs stopped shy of No. 1 on Billboard‘s country chart. In no particular order, here are 10 memorable tracks that missed the top spot…

  • Police Chiefs Gather at SHSU to Plan Training

    SHSU Criminal Justice public relations officer Beth Kuhles informs us that police chiefs from across Texas recently gathered at the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas at the university to develop a training program for…

  • HPD Detective Hyvl Comments on Ways to Tip Crime Stoppers

    It’s Crime Stoppers month across Texas and, locally, Crime Stoppers Coordinator Detective Marvin Hyvl fills us in on a couple of anonymous ways you can give Crime Stoppers your tips on crimes . . .…

  • Correctional Facilities Crisis Management Program Held at SHSU

    Correctional officials from across the country recently gathered at the Correctional Management Institute of Texas at Sam Houston State University to learn incident command and emergency preparedness skills to deal with crises ranging from daily…

  • Local Crime Stoppers Organization a Great Benefit to Community

    Governor Rick Perry has declared the month of January Crime Stoppers Month in Texas. Our guest of “Around Town” this weekend will be HPD Detective and Walker County Crime Stoppers’ Coordinator Marvin Hyvl. Our local…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kristen Kelly on Life After "Ex-Old Man"

    OFFSTAGE: Kristen Kelly on Life After "Ex-Old Man"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) There’s a real good reason for the drink in Kristen Kelly’s hand. Actually,…

  • OFFSTAGE: CMT’s Katie Cook Shines on Nashville

    OFFSTAGE: CMT’s Katie Cook Shines on Nashville

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Deacon and that music journalist are still together. Juliette and Sean are not.…